Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai discusses whether we really need enemies in games

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai has started a new YouTube channel called "Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games." Check out the latest batch of uploaded content via the embedded video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=atqS7SImuBc Do We Really Need Enemies? [Game Essence] Most games feature enemies that frequently appear to bar your progress. Some people might even … Continue reading Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai discusses whether we really need enemies in games

Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai talks about how game directors have so little in common

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai has started a new YouTube channel called "Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games." Check out the latest batch of uploaded content via the embedded video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXBS7hk0B7k Directors Need to Be Unique [Work Ethic] What do all game directors have in common? Not much, it turns out. But the … Continue reading Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai talks about how game directors have so little in common

Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai talks about how the soundtrack has to fit the game experience

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai has started a new YouTube channel called "Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games." Check out the latest batch of uploaded content via the embedded video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_tRnBj9tqc Game Music and Ambient Sounds [Audio] Ever feel like the music in large-scale titles these days doesn't leave much of an impression? … Continue reading Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai talks about how the soundtrack has to fit the game experience

Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai talks about how he handles numerous people adjusting parameters when balancing a complicated game

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai has started a new YouTube channel called "Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games." Check out the latest batch of uploaded content via the embedded video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6ozfbqNa54 Put Parameters in Brackets [Programming & Tech] When balancing a complicated game, numerous people may be adjusting parameters, so it needs to … Continue reading Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai talks about how he handles numerous people adjusting parameters when balancing a complicated game

Nintendo fans can now kick into high gear in the new year with games, rewards, deals, Sephiroth and Kazuya amiibo, Pokémon UNITE demo and more on Nintendo Switch

More Super Smash Bros. Ultimate amiibo are on the way! Read on below to learn more: Kick into high gear in the new year with active games, fun rewards, and great deals We’re kicking off the new year with games that might inspire you to get active—and have fun doing it. You can burn off some post-holiday … Continue reading Nintendo fans can now kick into high gear in the new year with games, rewards, deals, Sephiroth and Kazuya amiibo, Pokémon UNITE demo and more on Nintendo Switch

Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explains why it’s important to do all you can now so you don’t regret it later

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai has started a new YouTube channel called "Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games." Check out the latest batch of uploaded content via the embedded video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MPSFfqxpVJk You'll Forget the Hardship, But the Game Will Endure! [Work Ethic] A creative work will continue to exist for all-time. Even in … Continue reading Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explains why it’s important to do all you can now so you don’t regret it later

Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explains how COVID-19 completely changed the way he and his team work at Sora

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai has started a new YouTube channel called "Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games." Check out the latest batch of uploaded content via the embedded video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YXudgEHF78M Sora's Work-From-Home Strategies [Grab Bag] It was thought that the COVID-19 pandemic might not hit the game industry as hard as others, … Continue reading Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explains how COVID-19 completely changed the way he and his team work at Sora

Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explains how opposing elements will heighten and amplify the best parts of your game

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai has started a new YouTube channel called "Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games." Check out the latest batch of uploaded content via the embedded video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j45EIuChfqs Falling Sells the Feeling of Flight [Game Essence] If you want your players to truly experience the thrill of flight, you need … Continue reading Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explains how opposing elements will heighten and amplify the best parts of your game